University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

Polar Studies

The course provides a broad background of polar knowledge and opportunity for in-depth investigative study; topics studied include: managing polar environments; northern peoples; knowledge, science and culture; polar remote sensing; climate change; glaciology and oceanography; history of environment, science and exploration; rural resources and society.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent; applicants whose 1st language is not English must provide evidence of competence in English (IELTS score 7.0, or TOEFL score 600 in conjunction with 5.0 in test of written English, or Cambridge certificate of proficiency grade A or B).

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on essays and a dissertation of 20000 words.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,176 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,176 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,176 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,176 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 18,891 per Year 1 (International) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cambridge University Cambridge CB2 1TN East of England

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